Thorough preparation for a job interview is the key to maximising your chances of being successful. Sometimes this can mean taking examples of your work, or evidence of your past successes with you. Read more about What should I take to my job interview?
To save time in the early stages, some employers assess candidates by phone before inviting them in.
There's nothing strange about this, it merely saves time and costs and is a way of sounding you out before a more formal face-to-face interview.
As always, the key is to prepare for this as you would any job interview. Read more about How should I approach a phone interview?
While you may have researched the company numerous times and have your notes in perfect order, interview pressure can still get the best of most people. Here are a few tips that will help you develop those iron nerves you've always wanted. Read more about Calming job interview nerves - Video Advice